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CSE welcomes new draft order to curb the use of antibiotics in animals like chicken

  •  Draft order issued by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI). Curbs antibiotic growth promoter use in food-producing animals such as chicken

CSE, experts demand more rights for communities over forests in India - Nepal and Mexico show the way

  • India’s forest laws are colonial that have alienated communities from their land and resources. Under the current Forest Rights Act of 2006, the government allows gram sabhas to manage and protect forests. However, community rights have been recognised only over 2.5 million hectare (ha) of forests while Forest Survey of India report has identified 31 million ha of forests within revenue villages

Media Invite: International workshop on community forestry

In collaboration with Rights and Resources Initiative (RRI), Washington DC and Society for Promotion of Wastelands Development (SPWD), New Delhi, invites you to a

Workshop on Community Forestry in India – Challenges and Opportunities in the light of lessons from Mexico and Nepal

January 23, 2015, 9:30 am – 6 pm at

Casuarina Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi

Front Page Teaser: 

Date:January 23, 2015

Environment minister Prakash Javadekar releases CSE’s new publication on climate change adaptation

2014 globally the hottest year ever. In India, 2001-10 was the warmest decade on record – says the book

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Washout in Lima

Centre for Science and Environment says the conference’s decisions will not result in a climate deal in 2015 

CSE says Javadekar statement in Lima on INDCs is “regressive”

The environment minister has said that India will not support ex-ante review of the Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs)

Press conference: CSE monitoring of air pollution at individual level

CSE conducts real time air pollution monitoring with some of the city’s most well known residents 

Aim is to measure how polluted an air are we – each one of us, individually -- actually breathing daily, every hour and minute

Our findings will shock you

Front Page Teaser: 

Date: December 11, 2014

CSE welcomes NGT action agenda; appeals for more stringent measures to combat air pollution

  • Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) welcomes the 14-point action agenda directed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) to clean up the air of Delhi. Appeals for more stringent measures to bring down the severe peak pollution levels in Delhi 

Diwali pollution management needs rethink.

  • Official release on Diwali pollution states “No significant change observed” from the previous years. The average levels reported for most pollutants barring nitrogen dioxide show a marginal decline compared to last year. But the levels have remained much higher than the standards, and therefore a threat to public health.
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